MOST RECENT ARTICLES BY:

Erin Hudson






    (iStock)
    National

    Homebuilder confidence drops for first time since April

    Homebuilders are reining in their expectations for the housing market, according to a new report. The National Association of...

    Homebuilder confidence drops for first time since April
    (Anthony Fomin via Unsplash)
    National

    Mortgage applications fall after nearly a month of gains

    Homebuyer demand cooled last week after three weeks of increases. An index tracking the volume of applications for home...

    Mortgage applications fall after nearly a month of gains
    (iStock)
    National

    Mortgage applications skyrocket in holiday week

    Homebuyers celebrated Thanksgiving last week dreaming of new, pricier digs. An index tracking applications for loans to purchase homes...

    Mortgage applications skyrocket in holiday week
    Residential construction accounted for 44% of spending in October. (iStock)
    National

    Housing drives rise in construction spending October

    A strong housing market continued to fuel construction spending this fall. Construction spending grew an estimated 1.3 percent in...

    Housing drives rise in construction spending October
    Second monthly decline in contract activity signals looming decline in U.S. home sales (iStock)
    National

    Pending home sales fall again as prices continue to rise

    In another indication of a potential slowdown in the country’s hot housing market, an index tracking pending home sales...

    Pending home sales fall again as prices continue to rise
    The mirage of low interest rates
    National Issue

    The mirage of low interest rates

    Record-low interest rates have created an unprecedented opportunity for homebuyers. That’s the party line in the residential industry. But that’s not how things are playing out on the ground. Many buyers have little chance...

    The mirage of low interest rates
    (iStock)
    National

    Mortgage requests surge ahead of Thanksgiving

    As the holiday season kicked off, buyers and homeowners got hungry for home financing. An index tracking the number...

    Mortgage requests surge ahead of Thanksgiving

    The Deal's newsletters give you the latest scoops, fresh headlines, marketing data, and things to know within the industry.

    Loading...